Incident Reports

Pregnant woman found dead, complaint of murder filed against the husband


Madhes, Dhanusha, Janakpur, Ward 13

20-year-old Sangita Raut of Janakpurdham Sub-metropolitan City-13 was found dead at her house in a suspicious condition on the night of May 3. 

According to Rameshwor Karki, DSP of District Police Office, Dhanusha after seeing black and blue marks, and wounds in Sangita's body, her maternal uncle lodged a complaint against 25-year-old Madan Raut, husband of the deceased, at the District Police Office, Dhanusha on May 4 stating that she died because of her husband's beating. 

The body is sent to the Provincial Hospital, Janakpur for a postmortem on May 4.  

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Domestic violence
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
Youth Killed 1